Full day Tour by vehicle
Basis private / Type by vehicle / Duration 6-9 hrs / Flexible start time Yes / Tailored Yes
Exclusinve to your group alone. From pick up at your Hotel, Cruise ship or Athens residence sit back & relax in the comfort of one of our new Mercedes in the company of an exrienced tour driver who will take you to all the highlights of Athens including the Acropolis, New Acropolis Museum, Hadriens Arch, Temple of Zeus, Hadrians Library, Olympic Stadium, Parliamment & changing of the guards, Monisteraki Square & the Plaka. The pause for lunch before heading out along the Aegean coast for a trip to the rugged Cape Sounion & dramatic clifftop Temple of Poseidon (popular at sunset).
Suitable for families, small groups & all ages.
From one awe inspiring site to the next is how your day starts, unfolds & just keeps going! From your hotel or cruise ship terminal you will travel in style in one of our new model black Mercedes vehicles with full leather & WiFi as your informative driver stops at all the main sites of Athens including the Acropolis, New Acropolis Museum, Hadrians Arch, Temple of Zeus, Parliament & changing of the guards. Explore these at your leisure without deadlines & your chauffeur will be ready to take you to the next destination.
Your driver will suggest an ideal spot for lunch and refreshments before continuing out of the city for around an hour along the Aegean coast line and exploring the beautiful area of Sounion and the breathtaking Temple of Poseidon perched on the shear cliff edge with its open sea views where you can learn how the Aegean got its name, the importance of the Temple in Greek history and of previous visitors from Theseus to Lord Byron during his own Grand Tour.
For those wanting a greater depth of information & guiding inside the archeological sites, the option of having an expert Private Licensed guide to accompany you inside any site is available on request at 40 to 50 euro per hour. Private guiding time for the Acropolis would be 2 hours for example. Time for the Acropolis plus New Acropolis Museum would be minimum 3 hours.
HIGHLIGHTS Acropolis, Parthanon, New Acropolis Museum, Arch of Hadrian, Temple of Zeus, Parliament, Olympic Stadium, Aegean coastline, Temple of Poseidon.
DEPARTURE TIME flexible on request (normally 07:30)
DURATION approximately 8 hours (flexible depending on pace & needs)
OPTION Professional Guiding: On request we can include a professional & private guide who will accompany you into the Acropolis & other sites to bring to life their history & fascinating mythology.
Athens & Cape Sounion Classic Highlights Tour
Total Price per group